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by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 02:22
Forum: Linux education
Topic: The worlds largest computers run on Linux.
Replies: 20
Views: 16507

Re: The worlds largest computers run on Linux.

I wonder if they are running smp linux I tried it on my network (2 servers and 20 pcs) and it benched 1.22 tera-flops ( fast enough that it burned up my small router) the wife wanted to thump me because boy did that thing stink when it burned up and i had to replace a lot of cable too since then ins...
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 02:06
Forum: Music
Topic: Time for the greatest voice of all time
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

Re: Time for the greatest voice of all time

another one with the impressive voice was John Denver
he was not a very big man but he had a tremendously powerful voice.
it was hard to believe that he had such a strong voice.
I was lucky enough to meet him at a concert.
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 01:57
Forum: Linux education
Topic: Is it Windows 7 or KDE4?
Replies: 8
Views: 2675

Re: Is it Windows 7 or KDE4?

indeed some people are tired of windows but they are too afraid to try linux yet I set up a few systems they can borrow to try out but just about have to babysit them one system i set up with vector 6.0 for a workmates kids. and she said they (the kids)dont even touch the windows machine anymore. go...
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 01:39
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Tech Specs
Replies: 20
Views: 3880

Re: Tech Specs

the best way is to check the hcl of the distro you want to test
they will have a list of hardware that has been tested and works with the distro
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 01:27
Forum: Kernel
Topic: kernel.org's April Fools's joke
Replies: 4
Views: 2509

Re: kernel.org's April Fools's joke

sounds a lot like the old dos screensaver I sent a long time ago ( I dont even have that one any more) it showed a bomb with a burning fuse and played the sound file with this phrase "this computer will self destruct in 2 minutes" it was quite amusing to see my bosses face when he got it a...
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 00:42
Forum: Business
Topic: Apple, now more valuable than Microsoft
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Re: Apple, now more valuable than Microsoft

the ones in my shop were ones people were getting rid of
I cannot stand the idea of any computer being shipped to a landfill so I refurbish them and give them to the handicapped people in our area
or kids I know who need a computer
keeps me out of trouble I think :lol:
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 00:35
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Recipes
Replies: 21
Views: 2097

Re: Recipes

here's one for a pasta sauce but its even better on a pizza try to get the freshest ingredients you can superb pasta or pizza sauce 1 1gal can and 2 15 ounce cans of contadina tomato sauce 6 cloves of garlic. 2 tomatillas 2 tbsp parsley 2 tbsp basil 3 tbsp garlic powder 1/2 pound of mushrooms 2 shot...
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 00:24
Forum: Business
Topic: Apple, now more valuable than Microsoft
Replies: 4
Views: 1290

Re: Apple, now more valuable than Microsoft

and the funny thing is most of the apple computers are very rugged (except for the Imac had one fall from the desk and impact the lower drawer and it shattered the back of the crt) also have a g4 sitting on the shelf in the shop ( Its built like a tank ) my only complaint Ive ever had against apples...
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 00:15
Forum: Networking
Topic: Networking is alive
Replies: 4
Views: 1902

Re: Networking is alive

as a network tech at work I run a lot of different cat cable and utp phone networks I am versed in different network protocols and hard ware requirements I do some wireless at work but not a lot (too much emi) some fiber optic as well most of the wireless work I do at home and at friends homes. I ha...
by gnuuser
19 Aug 2010, 00:03
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Recipes
Replies: 21
Views: 2097

Recipes

One of my hobbies is cooking I think Id like to post some recipes
I am a very good cook and like to cook thing the old fashioned way
(real slow except for stir-fry)
some of my recipes are over 200 years old and i've had fun translating them to modern measurements
by gnuuser
18 Aug 2010, 23:34
Forum: Music
Topic: What are you listening to right now?
Replies: 876
Views: 78831

Re: What are you listening to right now?

Gorillaz - Dare

my kid thinks its cool that I like the group
great music and the videos are wild
by gnuuser
18 Aug 2010, 23:31
Forum: Software
Topic: Better Privacy
Replies: 17
Views: 2143

Re: Better Privacy

yeah imho. most of the time we vote for the one we think will do the least amount of damage to our freedom
even then the choice isn't always the correct one. :lol:

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